Category: Action

A Life Review – 4 Questions for Happiness

Are you getting what you want out of life? The self-righteous metaphysician might reply, with a slight smirk to indicate her superiority, “Dear, It’s not what you get out of life, but it’s what you put in that counts!” That’s true. It’s also as annoying as all get out...

Are Failures Really Success?

I love it when great advice seems to come from out of nowhere. Divine mind is always at work for us through universal principles, but there are times when a thought or answer comes through an unexpected channel. That gives me that “cosmic giggle” feeling. Every so often one...

Is Being Aware Being Careful?

What do you think of that title? Stop for a moment and think about this:  Is being aware of our surroundings the same thing as being careful? The answer to that question can be argued either way, and both would be valid positions. Here are a few thoughts that...

Are You Ticked Off?

It’s Your Life – What Are You Doing With It? “What would your life be like if all obstacles that seem to be stopping you from being magnificent were removed?” This is a question I use in my current talk when I share my musings on the subject with...

The Unexpected Consequence of #MeToo

I’m going to go way out of the comfort zone here for most people. We are living in a world that seems to WANT to believe every slight is discrimination, every touch an inappropriate act, and every compliment has a hidden double meaning. I fully support the original intent...

What the F*&k is Happening?!?

Here’s a question I got from a reader this morning: What the fuck is happening to our world Terry? Apologies for the language! Everything that is happening, well, seems to be taking us backwards and further away from love and humanity. I am truly struggling to stay at peace...

Self-care as activism

I know you’re a good person. And, you’re in good company. Good people all over the world today are getting involved in spiritual/social activism. Spiritually-minded and religious individuals are waking up and speaking out in favor of love, equality, joy, cooperation, and communication. But what about us individually? As...

This is What’s Stopping You

Photographer:  Dion Tavenier If not now, when? Do you have something you want to do? It could be taking a trip, finding a new job, remodeling or redecorating, buying a new car, or the first thing that popped into your head when you read that question. Or, is there...

Could You Use a Hero?

Whose Hero Are You? Do you know the Bonnie Tyler song, “I Need a Hero?” If you’re younger than me you might remember the wicked stepmother singing an alternative version of it in Shrek II, but it first gained popularity in the original version of the movie, Footloose. Here’s...

Affected or Effective?

Those of you who are old enough will remember the peace slogan, “What if they had a war and nobody came?” The same is true of anything negative, like what we continue to hear about our economy. What would happen if we all just decided not to participate in...